Category: CIO

Calling all nerds

By admin, February 8, 2011 9:29 am

Now available: top jobs at Microsoft, only propeller-heads need apply.

In the wake of a number of high-profile departures from Microsoft's executive ranks, Bloomberg is reporting that CEO Ste…

Own your strategy

By admin, November 1, 2010 11:44 am

If you are a CIO who is still worried about getting marginalized at the corporate leadership level (as you well should be), try not to worry: Forrester has got your back. In a recent post "Shou…

Enterprise Software for Manufacturing Resource Planning

By admin, October 31, 2010 6:10 am

Software is designed to help human beings. In particular, enterprise software is one type of software that is made to help businesses become more efficient particularly with regards to processes and t…

Surviving your first day as CIO

By admin, August 25, 2010 10:55 am

It's sunrise, your first day as a new CIO. What's your plan?

If all else fails, turn to Geek and Poke: Be Visionary and Decisive.

I don't think anyone would argue with visionary an…

Let your budget be free

By admin, July 29, 2010 2:21 pm

If you were looking for some ammo to get your budget increased for the coming fiscal year, Forrester has got your back with arguments why CEOs should stop limiting their IT budget allocations.


IT spending forecasts shrivel

By admin, July 7, 2010 8:41 am

Gartner is pulling back on their forecasts for increased IT spending for 2010, lowering the world-wide increase from the predicted 5.3% increase over 2009 to a 3.9% increase coming to $3.35 trillion…

CIO influence sliding fast

By admin, April 7, 2010 1:47 am

It's no secret that the role of the CIO has been diminished by the confluence of factors stemming from the recession, the increasing consumerization of technology, and the external pressures of ut…

How well can Internet screening really work?

By admin, March 15, 2010 4:30 am

There are probably some Human Resources blogs somewhere where you can read the official view on the use of Internet-based background screening on new-hire candidates, but for the most part what I se…

Employees love to slack off

By admin, March 12, 2010 7:06 am

It's usually pretty easy to get to the "Duh" moment in reading any study commissioned by Microsoft. I get the impression that those released for public consumption are generally the ones…

Is “Not my job” just another excuse?

By admin, February 26, 2010 9:27 am

It's funny how often you find yourself reading two otherwise unrelated articles exhibiting diametrically opposing points of view in short succession on the Internet these days. This morning, for m…

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